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Henry David Thoreau

Henry David Thoreau

Henry David Thoreau Video & Audio

"Civil Disobedience"

Actor Mark Ruffalo reads from Thoreau's 1849 tract.

Thoreau's Influence

While the premise that Thoreau invented civil disobedience may not be right, this video of subsequent acts of civil disobedience is awesome.

Walden Pond

Here you can watch video of the pond, with Thoreau's observations.

Walden: The Ballad of Thoreau

This is the intro for a documentary about Thoreau.

Thoreau & Walden Pond

A brief documentary about Thoreau's experiences on the pond.

Sunrise at Walden

Watch this video and imagine that you're Thoreau, waking with the sun at Walden Pond.

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